Q&A with Andy Steves: Backpacking Essentials, Insider Travel Tips and Top European Destinations

CiudadReal, Castille La Mancha, Spain

As part of our goal to make life easier for bus travelers, we keep in touch with travelers who have had firsthand experiences wandering the world. Last time, we featured La Carmina – TV presenter, fashion blogger and travel journalist. Today, we’re happy to feature Andy Steves, president and CEO of Weekend Student Adventures. As […]

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5 Reasons to Visit Paris in the Fall

If you’re from Montreal, like we are here at Busbud, then spending time in a place with warm autumns is always welcome. Paris happens to be one of those cities. After spending a week in the month of November in the French capital, here are my five reasons why you should visit The City of […]

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Bus Around the World: Paris, France

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We spotted this bus just outside the Moulin Rouge in Paris! Photo taken by Sofia Mazzamauro If you have a cool bus photo you’d like to submit, please contact us!  

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Q&A with Marie-Eve Vallières: On living halfway between Montreal and Europe

As part of our goal to make life easier for bus travelers, we keep in touch with travelers who have had firsthand experiences wandering the world. Last time, we featured Fiona Flores Watson from Scribbler in Seville. Today, we’re happy to feature Marie-Eve Vallières from To Europe And Beyond. Marie-Eve Vallières has spend a considerable […]

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10 Tips & Tricks for Bus Travel in Spain

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Madrid Traveling within Spain by bus is one of the best ways to discover the unrivalled landscapes the country has to offer – including a few gems you’ll definitely miss with the plane. With more bus paths than train routes, not only is the bus cheaper and greener, but it’s also the chosen mode of transportation among […]

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5 Things You Should Know Before Taking the Bus in Spain

So you decided to travel through Spain by bus? Congratulations – you’ve already neatly adapted to the local way of getting around! In fact, Spaniards prefer traveling by bus over other modes of transport. It’s the most convenient way to travel the country and it’s also one of the only ways to get to and from some […]

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6 Events to Attend in Europe this August

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August is the time of year where most of Europe is on holiday. While city dwellers head to the coast in search of a sunny beach, these festivals keep cities alive during summer months by drawing in both locals and tourists alike. If you’re headed to Europe – or are already there – here are […]

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Bus Around the World: Amsterdam, Netherlands


Bus Around the World: Jurassic Coast

Located on the English Channel, this World Heritage Site is accessible through many of the UK’s southern towns by bus. With gorgeous cliffs and limestones that line the shore, Jurassic Coast is a must on your next getaway. Photos taken by Julia Trudeau Visit Busbud to learn more about National Express and iDBUS’ schedules and tickets.  If you have […]

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10 Tips & Tricks for Bus Travel in the UK

Traveling within the UK by bus is one of the best ways to discover the unrivalled scenic gems its regions have to offer – something you’ll definitely miss with the plane. With more bus paths than train routes, not only is the bus a cheaper, greener, and more flexible alternative, but it’s also the chosen […]

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The Most Instagrammed Locations in the UK

Our favorite travel and lifestyle bloggers in Berlin (in English)

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We’re continuing the series we started with Amsterdam! This week we chose to introduce you to our top lifestyle and expat bloggers in Berlin, for an alternative way to discover the city once you’re there. überlin Created by Zoë and James, two expats in Berlin, überlin deals with the city’s culture at large. This blog […]

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4 Best Amsterdam Lifestyle Blogs

Wondering what the lifestyle is like in Amsterdam? Find out through the eyes of the local bloggers. We reviewed all the lifestyle blogs on Amsterdam and here’s our favorite 4. When planning for a trip, traditional information resources like guides and magazines are always a good start. But the best way to find great insights […]

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Making friends in the UK

People walking accross Tower bridge, London

Coming back from the UK energized with new connections and exciting opportunities.  What a great time we had in London! As winners of 2nd Global Adventure Competition, we were invited by UK Trade and Investment Canada (UKTI) to meet potential partners and generally grow the Busbud network in the UK. To get started on the […]

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